Jenny Lewis was one of the performers in Newport over the weekend.

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music review

Singular sensations at Newport Folk Festival

This year’s installment sold out before the lineup was even announced, drawing 10,000 fans each day. By James Reed

From left: guitarist Kim Thayil, drummer Matt Cameron, singer-guitarist Chris Cornell, and bassist Ben Shepherd of Soundgarden.

Touring with Nine Inch Nails, Soundgarden looks to the future

A chat with Soundgarden guitarist Kim Thayil about the band’s tour with Nine Inch Nails, hitting the Xfinity Center Tuesday. By Sarah Rodman

New youth orchestra spreads wings at home

The National Youth Orchestra of the United States of America at the Tanglewood Music Festival. By Jeremy Eichler

The more the merrier for reunited Veruca Salt

Saturday night’s show had an exuberant feel, with guitarists Louise Post and Nina Gordon receiving adulation from the sold-out crowd. By Maura Johnston

What's on TV tonight

// Critic’s corner: What’s on TV Monday night

A look at TV programming for Monday, including “Running Wild With Bear Grylls” on NBC and “The Bachelorette” on ABC.

Summer Arts Preview

special section

// The sizzling summer of arts

Transforming the Clark Art Institute, Newport Jazz Festival, plus 90 critics’ picks.


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